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December 16, 2014

New Ford GT May Come to Detroit with 600-HP EcoBoost V6

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A new report claims that Ford is going to bring a new GT to the Detroit Auto Show next month. If the report is accurate, Ford is reportedly going to reveal a new GT that will be powered by a EcoBoost V6 engine with around 600 horsepower.

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December 11, 2014

Ford Introduces SYNC 3 - Easier to Use, More Intuitive and Faster

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It's hard to believe that Ford's SYNC communications and entertainment system has been around longer than the iPhone and now Ford has announced the introduction of the third-generation system. Ford says that SYNC 3 is now more intuitive, easier to use and even faster.

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Ford Announces New Performance Team and Global Focus RS

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This morning Ford has announced some of its big plans for its performance lineup, which includes the creation of the new "Ford Performance" team and a new Focus RS that will be sold globally.

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December 9, 2014

North American Car and Truck of the Year Finalists Announced

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The finalists for the 2015 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year awards have been announced, which leaves three cars and three trucks in the running to receive the award next month at the Detroit Auto Show.

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December 10, 2014

Ford Begins Shipping the 2015 Mustang Convertible

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Most of the country may be too cold to put the top down, but Ford has announced that the 2015 Mustang Convertible is now on its way to dealerships.

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December 4, 2014

Ford is 'Working Hard' on an F-150 Hybrid

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The all-new 2015 Ford F-150 went on a significant diet plan with one of the goals being improved fuel economy, which explains why it now holds the title as the most fuel efficient full size gas powered pickup. Even with the gains that the new truck received, Ford is reportedly looking at other ways to make the F-150 even more fuel efficient, which could include a hybrid version.

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December 2, 2014

Next Ford F-150 Raptor, Shelby GT350R and Focus RS Detroit Debut Rumored

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There's a rumor circulating that Ford has some big "performance" debuts planned for the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, which is just a month away. Following on the heels of the Shelby GT350's debut last month at the LA Auto Show, Ford is now rumored to be bringing a hotter GT350R to Detroit in addition to the next F-150 Raptor and possibly the Focus RS.

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December 1, 2014

2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang Gets a $52,995 Price Tag?

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Last month Ford unveiled the Shelby GT350 Mustang at the Los Angeles Auto Show. It surely made Mustang fans happy with its 5.2L V8 that generates over 500 horsepower and 400 lb-ft. of torque. One thing that Ford did not reveal was how much the Shelby GT350 Mustang will cost.

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November 21, 2014

2015 Ford F-150 Fuel Economy Specs Released, Gets Up to 26 MPG

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Ever since Ford revealed the new lighter 2015 F-150 one of the bigger discussions has been around what that would mean for its fuel economy specs. Ford has now revealed that the 2015 F-150 gets up to 26 mpg with the new 2.7L EcoBoost engine - making it the most fuel efficient full size gasoline-powered pickup.

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November 19, 2014

2016 Ford Explorer Gets a Facelift and a 2.3L Four-Cylinder

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Ford has revealed the updates to the 2016 Ford Explorer, which is not only getting a facelift, but also a new 2.3L four-cylinder EcoBoost engine and a new Platinum trim level.

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November 17, 2014

Lincoln Black Label Package Revealed for MKC and MKZ Models

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Lincoln has announced the release of the new Black Label package for the 2015 MKC and MKZ, which adds unique interior design themes and an elevated Lincoln customer experience.

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2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang Debuts With More Than 500-HP

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Ford has unveiled the all-new Shelby GT350 Mustang, which is now currently the most powerful version of the latest Mustang. With a naturally aspirated 5.2L flat-plane crankshaft V8 it packs more than 500 horsepower - the most powerful naturally aspirated Ford production engine ever.

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November 7, 2014

Ford Reveals King Cobra Package for the 2015 Mustang

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This week at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Ford unveiled a new King Cobra package for the 2015 Mustang GT. At the show Ford Racing introduced a special 2015 Mustang GT built exclusively with Ford Racing performance parts.

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November 6, 2014

2015 Ford Edge Starts at $28,995

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Even though just about every part of the 2015 Ford Edge is new, one thing is not. Ford has held the line on the pricing with the 2015 Edge keeping its same $28,995 starting price as the outgoing model.

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November 4, 2014

Ford to Reveal New Performance Model on Nov 17th, Is It the Mustang GT350? [VIDEO]

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Ford has released a teaser video that confirms Ford's plans to reveal a new performance model on November 17th, a day before the kick off the 2014 LA Auto Show. Is this new model the much anticipated Mustang GT350?

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2015 Ford Mustang GT Delivers 600+ HP with Ford Racing and Roush Supercharger

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If you were hoping for more than 435 horsepower under the hood of the 2015 Ford Mustang GT, Ford has unveiled a new supercharger kit that it codeveloped with Roush Performance. The new supercharger kit gives the Mustang GT's 5.0L V8 over 600 horsepower.

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October 29, 2014

Refreshed 2016 Ford Explorer Debut Confirmed for LA

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Ford has just announced that the updated 2016 Ford Explorer is going to debut next month at the LA Auto Show before it goes on sale next year.

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October 27, 2014

Ford Gives Lincoln a $5 Billion Boost

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With a new CEO at the helm, Lincoln could finally get the love it needs. Ford's new CEO, Mark Fields has reportedly committed to overhauling the Lincoln brand, which could see Ford spend at least $5 billion over the next five years on new Lincoln models.

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October 23, 2014

Ford's New Pre-Collision Assist is Designed to Protect Pedestrians

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Ford has revealed a new driver-assist system that can reduce the severity of or even eliminate some frontal collisions involving vehicles and pedestrians. The Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection system uses radar and camera technology to scan the road and warn the driver if a pedestrian is detected.

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October 22, 2014

Ford is Bringing Over a Dozen Modified Mustangs to the SEMA Show

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In addition to unique versions of the all-new Ford F-150, Ford has announced that it's bringing modified versions of the new Mustang to the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Working with Galpin Auto Sports, Petty's Garage, MRT and many others, Ford will showcase over a dozen custom Mustangs at the show.

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October 20, 2014

2015 Ford F-150 Heads to SEMA

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Ford has previewed the special versions of the 2015 Ford F-150 pickup that it is going to bring to this year's SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Ford collaborated with SEMA builders to help produce the radical F-150 trucks that Ford hopes will help it win the "Hottest Truck" award for the fifth year.

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October 14, 2014

Ford to Hire 850 More Workers to Build All-New F-150 Pickup

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Ford has announced plans to hire 850 new workers to help build the all-new aluminum F-150 pickup. Ford is anticipating the need for new workers to help keep up with demand for the new F-150.

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Next-Gen Ford Explorer Moves to a Rear-Wheel-Drive Platform, Lincoln Version Possible

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Ford is reportedly planning some big changes for the next-generation Ford Explorer, which may see the popular SUV move to a new rear-wheel-drive platform. The current Explorer marked the first time that the SUV was based on a front-wheel-drive platform, but now according to The Truth About Cars, the next Explorer is set to return to its roots.

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October 13, 2014

2015 Ford F-150 Goes on a Diet and its New 2.7L V6 Impresses [Review]

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Earlier this year Ford unveiled the all-new 2015 Ford F-150 pickup at the Detroit Auto Show with the biggest update being its new aluminum body. With the new F-150 about to roll into showrooms the communication still centers around the F-150's "beer can" exterior, but what about the rest of the new F-150? Ford gave us the keys to a new F-150 for a quick trip around San Antonio, Texas to see how much has changed and there's definitely a lot more than those lighter body panels.

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October 8, 2014

Ford Mulls Compact Pickup: Ranger May Return to the U.S.

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Ford killed off the Ranger pickup in the U.S. at the end of 2011, but now the automaker is reportedly mulling the idea of bringing the small pickup back the U.S. GM's recent success with the Colorado and Canyon midsize pickups has obviously forced Ford to rethink its truck strategy in the U.S.

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October 6, 2014

2015 Hennessey HPE700 Mustang Packs 717 Horsepower

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Although Ford has yet to release a Mustang that can rival the 707 horsepower 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, the guys over at Hennessey have the answer. What we have here is the 2015 HPE700 Mustang that tops the Challenger SRT Hellcat with a supercharged 717 horsepower V8.

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September 30, 2014

Ford Confirms Four New Lincoln Models Including New MKX, a Full Size Sedan and Two Other Models by 2020

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Ford has revealed the details of its 2020 Vision plan that includes the 'reinvention' of the Lincoln brand. Ford has set a goal of selling 300,000 Lincoln vehicles globally by 2020, thanks to the addition of more models and the brand's debut in China.

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September 24, 2014

2015 Saleen 302 Mustang Packs Up to 640 Horsepower

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Saleen has released a sketch of its 2015 302 Mustang, which is going to debut later this year. Saleen will offer three versions of its 302 Mustang with the top version generating 640 horsepower.

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September 17, 2014

2015 Ford C-MAX Gets a Facelift

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Ford has unveiled the refreshed 2015 C-MAX that now sports a new face that is similar to the restyled Focus.

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September 16, 2014

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 To Power Up With a 5.2L Flat-Plane Crank V8?

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We're still waiting for Ford to release all the details about the hot 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350, but according to a new report it will be powered by a 5.2-liter flat-plane crankshaft V8.

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September 15, 2014

2015 Ford S-MAX Seven-Passenger Minivan Revealed

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Last year Ford previewed a new seven-passenger MPV with the S-MAX concept and now the production version is set to debut next month at the Paris Motor Show.

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September 12, 2014

2015 Ford Mustang Fuel Economy Specs Released, V6 and V8 Models Are Thirstier

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The official fuel economy specs have been released for the 2015 Ford Mustang, which now confirms that it is less fuel efficient than the outgoing model. The V6 and V8 trims are now thirstier, but does that matter?

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August 29, 2014

2016 Ford Mustang GT350 Badge Leaked Confirming High-Performance Mustang

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We've seen several spy photos of the SVT high-performance version of the all-new Ford Mustang, but there hasn't been a confirmation about what it will be called, until now. A leaked picture of a GT350 badge has surfaced online, which confirms that the high-performance Mustang will be called the Mustang GT350.

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August 28, 2014

2015 Ford Mustang: Ford Kicks Off Production of the All-New Pony Car

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Ford has kicked off production of the all-new 2015 Ford Mustang at its Flat Rock, Michigan plant. The 2015 Mustang will arrive in the U.S. this fall and for the first time in the Mustang's 50-year history it will be available in more than 120 countries around the world.

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August 27, 2014

Next-Gen Ford Focus RS Headed to the U.S.?

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A new report claims that the next-generation Ford Focus RS is in the works with the same 2.3L turbocharged four-cylinder engine as the Ford Mustang. Even better, the same report claims that it will be offered in the U.S.

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August 22, 2014

Lincoln Signs Matthew McConaughey as its New Spokesman

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Lincoln has announced that it has signed a multi-year contract with actor Matthew McConaughey who will act as a storyteller in a series of upcoming TV and digital campaigns starting with the 2015 Lincoln MKC.

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August 21, 2014

2015 Ford Mustang Fuel Economy Specs Leaked

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A few leaked Monroney stickers for the 2015 Ford Mustang have leaked online revealing how fuel efficient the all-new Mustang is.

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Ford is Working on a New Hybrid to Compete With the Prius

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Ford is reportedly working on a new hybrid model to compete with the Toyota Prius, according to two sources who revealed that it will arrive in late 2018. The new hybrid will be a compact car that will be Ford's first "dedicated" hybrid, meaning that it will be built from the ground up as a hybrid model.

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August 19, 2014

Ford EcoSport Subcompact Crossover Could Come to the U.S.

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With the subcompact crossover market heating up with new models like the Honda HR-V and Chevy Trax, Ford is currently considering entering the segment as well. In markets outside the U.S. Ford sells the EcoSport small crossover, which could be offered in the U.S.

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2017 Lincoln Navigator Gets a Full Redesign with Possible Aluminum Body

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The 2015 Lincoln Navigator has received a modest facelift, but if you were hoping for a full redesign, you will reportedly have to wait another two years. It's being reported that an all-new Navigator is in the works and that it will debut in the second half of 2016 as a 2017 model.

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